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News IconAFCP AGM and CEO report - 6 November 2018

The AFCP AGM and CEO report will be held at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square London WC1R 4RL starting at 11am. All those interested in hearing more about AFCP and its activities are invited to attend.

Representatives of AFCP Member Organisations are especially welcome to represent their organisation at the AGM. Programme for the day, AGM agenda and AFCP accounts are available here.

A buffet lunch will be available after the AGM - please confirm your attendance to [email protected].


News IconAFCP Forum
A clarion call for greater cooperation and partnerships to deliver the investment, influence and impetus to transform the UK Food and Farming sector was delivered by speakers at this year's AFCP Annual Forum on the the role of charities in UK food and farming post Brexit, hosted by the University of Hertfordshire.

Speakers presentations can be found here in the programme .


News IconThe charity HighGround needs £90,000 to support military leavers entering the land-based sectorHighGround plans to run 8 Rural Insight weeks at Bicton College in Devon to provide armed service personnel (serving or veterans) with a comprehensive insight to the full depth and breadth of employment and career opportunities across farming and the rural land-based sector.


News IconStudent Forum showcases research from soils to sheep supported by charities working together


News IconThe British Science Museum plan to build a new exhibition that showcases the innovation and importance of UK farming and food 


News IconThe Farmers Club Charitable Trust is seeking the support of AFCP charity members in developing leaders in agriculture. 


News IconProgramme & Presentations from the Annual Forum "Upskilling agriculture and food supply—where should charities focus?"


News IconRoyal Norfolk Agricultural Association produces significant report on engaging children with food, farming and the countryside